Mission: Educational - the isss provides membership benefits in the form of systems education publications and annual meetings for its membership and other interested researchers.
Programs: The isss continues to provide membership benefits, systems publications for membership, an annual meeting, a website and online journals providing additional materials to members and other interested persons to inform regarding systems thinking and its implementation. The annual meeting hosted 240 members for one week in vienna, austria in july 2017 and currently has an overall membership of 280.
the society continues to provide to online e-access to the largest systems research publication systems research and behavioral science and access to said publication for the publication of the years best papers from membership.
the society continues to work on uploading additional systems education materials for all age groups, and re-publishing out-of-print systems thinking materials. Scanning is underway for all past hard copy records of society publications and will be available to members in 2018.